Christine Marie Conforti defeated Stephanie Schmid and David Applefield at the Mercer County Democrat nominating convention last evening.
The holistic business guru and former UN staffer will be the official Party candidate for Congress in the Mercer portion of 4th Congressional District in the June 2 primary.
Conforti received votes from 45 delegates. Schmid got 35 and Applefield 1.
The Monmouth County Democrats are holding their convention on March 28.